Richard K. Beardsley, Robert Fleming Heizer, and University Appropriation
CA-Mrn-242, Drakes Estero, Drakes Bay
Verbatim coll. place:
Cauley Mound, Drakes Bay, Marin Co. Some confusion exists as to whether this item is from CA-Mrn-232, or CA-Mrn-242. NAGPRA research places into CA-Mrn-242
Culture or time period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644 AD)
Richard K. Beardsley and Robert Fleming Heizer
June 29, 1940
Context of use:
Made for India or Persia.
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Provenience: Cauley M'd, Drakes Bay, Marin Co., tr A, backdirt near Bur. #7. Remarks: Ming porcelain. C. 1600. Made for India or Persia. 60305-16 identified by Mr. Hobby, Metropolitan Museum.
I-58-C: Department of Anthropology and Sociology (University of Florida) (December 16, 1958–March 11, 1964), S1967-1968 #13: Department of Anthropology (UC Berkeley)/Robert Fleming Heizer (August 16, 1967–December 1, 1977), S1983-1984 #38: California Academy of Sciences (February 3, 1984–July 19, 1984), and S2005-2006 #8: Department of Anthropology (UC Berkeley)/Kent Lightfoot (March 28, 2006–June 8, 2011)